Kendra's Picks · Knit · Pattern

Super Easy Knit Bunny From A Square. Do it.

I can knit but it takes me for-ev-er. I don’t even want to try making shapes or animals. Kendra told me she is working on a little wolf and swooned. I got a little excited, even.  I haven’t found a crocheted wolf pattern I really like. Then she said it’s knit and I retreated with the… Continue reading Super Easy Knit Bunny From A Square. Do it.

Kendra's Picks · Pattern

Do Not Pass Up This Cowl Pattern

I love email from Kendra! She’s not exaggerating; this is gorgeous. This is a sleek cowl with a simple stitch that adds texture and interest without bulk. I don’t like bulk. I can’t decide if  what I like most is the smooth, implied motion of the directional stitches, or the way those stitches pop and accent. My cowls are… Continue reading Do Not Pass Up This Cowl Pattern

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Pineapples?

I keep coming back to this one and I don’t know why.  It has nothing I normally enjoy making.  Fringe – ugh.  Shawl – um, no.  Grey – can we not?  Pineapples – (silent glare). How ’bout all that together on a model with shaggy bangs?  *Expletive* YES! Checking out the Ravelry projects of this… Continue reading Pineapples?

Pattern · Stashbuster Sunday

Weekend Stashbuster Blanket by Sandra Paul

Some day I’ll love joining pieces. I like making them, but my face of anguish and disgust at joining squares usually gets a hearty chuckle from whoever mentioned it to me. To me, these blankets (that other people make) are especially marvelous because of my disdain for tails. I salute you, Piece Joiners, for your… Continue reading Weekend Stashbuster Blanket by Sandra Paul